Elisabeth Klumb

18 May 1872 - 23 Nov 1891

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Elisabeth Klumb

18 May 1872 - 23 Nov 1891
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Grave site information of Elisabeth Klumb (18 May 1872 - 23 Nov 1891) at Mequon Cemetery in Mequon, Ozaukee, Wisconsin, United States from BillionGraves

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Elisabeth Klumb

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Mequon Cemetery

6006 W Mequon Rd
Mequon, Ozaukee, Wisconsin
United States
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Katie

August 31, 2020
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MJH

August 17, 2020

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Life timeline of Elisabeth Klumb

1872
Elisabeth Klumb was born on 18 May 1872
Elisabeth Klumb was 13 years old when Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies on Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog. Louis Pasteur was a French biologist, microbiologist and chemist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and prevention of diseases, and his discoveries have saved many lives ever since. He reduced mortality from puerperal fever, and created the first vaccines for rabies and anthrax. His medical discoveries provided direct support for the germ theory of disease and its application in clinical medicine. He is best known to the general public for his invention of the technique of treating milk and wine to stop bacterial contamination, a process now called pasteurization. He is regarded as one of the three main founders of bacteriology, together with Ferdinand Cohn and Robert Koch, and is popularly known as the "father of microbiology".
Elisabeth Klumb died on 23 Nov 1891 at the age of 19
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